"To help educate the public about the threat of natural hazards, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has launched a new Web site and seven easy-to-understand fact sheets on earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, landslides, tsunamis, volcanoes and wildfires. The hazards Web site highlights resources and information available from the USGS and provides links to the individual hazards Web pages for more detailed information."
See also: USGS Fact Sheet Library
USGS information is also available in RSSAdded 8/1/06
SPIE (The International Society for Optical Engineering), the organization who also brings you SPIE Newsroom - Optics & Photonics Technical and Industry News now provides SPIE Letters - an open-access, online collection of rapid communications, covering topics of significant originality and interest, from the four journals published in the SPIE Digital Library:
See also: SPIE Documents @ the LibraryAdded 8/9/06
Each subject area provides the following sections: News, In Focus, Ask the Experts, Feature Articles, News Scan, Reviews, and Insights.
They also provide free Newsletters and Alerts.Added 8/30/06